52 Weeks Challenge · Recipes

Healthy Breakfast Meatballs With Sweet Potato, Kale And Blueberries

When I saw this recipe on a friend's blog recently, I thought to myself, blueberries in a meatball??!  Weird!  If you know me, you know I'm a fan of adventurous eating, so for Week 23 of my Trying New Things Challenge, I figured I'd try making this sweet and savory recipe, courtesy of Fed and Fit.… Continue reading Healthy Breakfast Meatballs With Sweet Potato, Kale And Blueberries

52 Weeks Challenge · nutrition · Recipes

Why You Should Add Chayote To Your Next Meal

Looking for a little variety for your next meal?   For Week 21 of my Trying New Things challenge, I decided to give chayote (pronounced chi-yote) a try!   According to the natural health website Mercola, Chayote is a rich source of dietary fiber, folate, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, vitamin C and choline.  Quite the nutritional powerhouse, this green… Continue reading Why You Should Add Chayote To Your Next Meal

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Paleo Cauliflower Fried Rice Recipe – Ready In 15 Minutes

Need an easy dinner idea?  This is one of my go-to recipes when I'm short on time and still want something healthy for dinner. Ingredients: 1 bag cauliflower rice (I buy it frozen, but you can also buy a head of it and chop it up in a food processor). 3 eggs 1 bag of… Continue reading Paleo Cauliflower Fried Rice Recipe – Ready In 15 Minutes

52 Weeks Challenge · Recipes

52 Weeks Of Trying New Things | Week 15 | Avocado Brownies vs. Black Bean Brownies

This year for our Christmas Eve celebration we started a new tradition - Brownie Wars!  My husband and I are both highly competitive, so we each selected a recipe with a surprise ingredient and decided to let our family choose the winner via taste test.  We set the stakes high - the winner chooses the… Continue reading 52 Weeks Of Trying New Things | Week 15 | Avocado Brownies vs. Black Bean Brownies

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Foodie Friday | Paleo Stuffed Peppers

My husband gets all the credit for introducing me to his delicious stuffed peppers.  His version includes rice and feta cheese, but I've modified them a little to be dairy-free and grain-free for those with food sensitivities.  This is my go-to meal anytime I need a quick dinner that won't take much time to prep!… Continue reading Foodie Friday | Paleo Stuffed Peppers